pale into insignificance

idiom

chiefly British
: to appear less large or important when compared with something else
Your financial debt pales into insignificance when you compare it with mine.

Dictionary Entries Near pale into insignificance

paleing

pale into insignificance

pale laurel

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“Pale into insignificance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pale%20into%20insignificance. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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